Dan Goddard's slalom technique blog: technique explained and analysed. Tells you how to do it and how to think about it too. Rather useful.
Canoe Slalom UK: the unofficial web-site for slalom in the UK. Ranking lists, rules, where the sites are, news, slalom gear for sale, technique library. Everything for slalom paddlers.
Canoe Slalom Technique Library: how to do the moves.
Wildwater Racing UK: The WWW home of WWR.
Technique and skills: Paddle Education is a site developed by Claire O'Hara, World Freestyle Champion in collaboration with Jackson Kayak. It's full of stuff about river running and freestyle.
Evil in the Upstream: Slightly esoteric hints on how to do slalom K1, from the masters and mistresses. This link takes you to Part 1. The other 5 parts are easy to find from there.
Respect the Project: Slalom C1 for the cognicenti. In 6 parts, this link takes you to Part 1.
Coaches Corner: the ICF web-site carries articles written by the best on all disciplines.
Judge education: how a slalom course is judged for penalties.
UK Rivers Guide Book: River guides, personals, for sale, courses ...
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Tuesday 7th April
Disciplines part 2: sprint. Much here is transferable into slalom and wild water racing. The bit at the end about how poor technique makes the boat inefficient might suggest some drills to do in warm ups.
Wednesday 8th April
Beginning Monday 13th April
We've looked at C1 and some transferable skills. This week we'll look at K1 tec.
Tuesday 14th April
Pool night will probably be cancelled.
7.15pm and 8.00pm Mags
Sat 16th and Sun 17th May
Our beginner and Div 3 slalom will probably be cancelled.
All hands on deck
for this one please:
Mark for a job.